Feel the Spirit
Sunday December 20, 2015
The Union Square Holiday Market
is the New York destination for an intimate and sketchable holiday shopping experience.
Let's slow down and wander through the holly-lined aisles, and connect with local artisans who are selling their wares and sharing their stories. It's a delightful place to get swept up sketching the festive spirit.
What: Sketch the Union Square Holiday Market
Where: We'll meet at the 14th St entrance on the Southwest side of Union Square Park
When: Start time is 11 AM. Take phone number if you're running late.
How: Get there taking the 14th Street - Union Sq stop on the 4, 5, 6, L, N, Q or R subway.
Lunch: 1:00 PM - The Whole Foods on 14th St opposite the park has a cafeteria on the 2nd floor.
Afternoon: Sketch the Strand - a New York legend, home of 18 miles of new, used and rare books. Located at 828 Broadway corner of 12th Street.
Show and Tell: 3:15 off to the Reservoir Bar, 70 University Pl (between 11th and 10th) to share drawings, good stories and a beer or wine if you're so inclined.
- Dress warmly, high will be 47°
- Bring a hat - very bright day with a low winter sun.
- Bring a portable stool or chair if you have one.
- If you get cold - warm up in Whole Foods which has a great view of the park from their 2nd floor cafeteria.
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Yellow = Union Sq Holiday Mkt, Blue = The Strand
Red = The Reservoir Bar
If you can’t find us
call or text Mark at 973-809-9128
There are no fees or attendance taken. All drawing skill levels are welcome.